Meaning of bund


Pronunciation: (bund), [key]
— n.
  1. an embankment or an embanked quay, often providing a promenade.


Pronunciation: (boond, bund Ger. boont), [key]
— pl. Bunds, Bün•de
  1. a short form of “German-American Volksbund,” a pro-Nazi organization in the U.S. during the 1930s and 1940s.
  2. (often l.c.) an alliance or league, esp. a political society.
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